Sandos Playacar Beach Resort and Spa Hotel, - Playacar (Riviera Maya) ( 5 stars)
The inviting Mayan Riviera of Mexico is the gorgeous setting for the Sandos Playacar Beach Resort and Spa Hotel, close to the town of Playa del Carmen. Offering an All Inclusive option and an Adult Only option, accommodation is spread over a low-rise complex which, combined with various palapas set in well-kept grounds with swaying palms, creates a Mexican village atmosphere. Adults can enjoy the exclusive "Riviera Select Club Adults Only" section, an area of guest rooms located in a secluded part of the resort, alongside the spectacular 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Von Hagge. There is a wealth of activity and relaxation facilities separated for adults only and families with children, great dining options, and the fabulous white sandy beaches of course. Spa and gym features a range of sports activities, water sports and activities for adults and families including supervised clubs. Book into the fabulous Sandos Playacar Beach Resort and Spa Hotel and embrace the delights and climate of Mexico on the Mayan Riviera.
Getting to the hotel: 45km to Cancun International Airport.
Local tips: The hotel is a short distance from: the ecological water park, Xcaret, (underground river, Dolphinarium, botanical gardens); Xel-Ha attraction; and historical sites of Tulum and Coba.
Rates are exclusive to UK passport holders only.
Please note: Rates are valid for all European Markets. FACILITIES:Food, drink and entertainment: 7 restaurants which offer buffet or a la carte (need reservation) service and provide following: Mediterranean, Oriental, French, Italian, Argentinean, Brazilian and International gourmet cuisine to traditional Mexican dishes and delicious buffets; sports/beach/lounge bars; discotheque, and nightly entertainment programme with cabaret, music shows and theme events.
Please see the information about the alternative restaurants for the time that the main buffet "El Festival" will be closed due to renovation works:
Dinner buffet: 18:00 - 23:00 hrs (Iztapalapa)Breakfast buffet: 07:00 - 11:00 hrs ("Riviera Blue" Pool Snack Bar")Lunch: BBQ by the main pool (Main Pool)Lunch: BBQ by the Select Club Adults Only pool(exclusively for Select Club guests) - (Select Club Adults Only pool)Breakfast buffet: 07:00 - 11:00 hrs; Lunch buffet: 12:30 - 16:00 hrs - (El Gaucho Restaurant)Breakfast buffet: 07:00 - 11:00 hrs; Lunch buffet: 12:30 - 16:00 hrs - (Fogo de Janeiro Restaurant)Snacks: 12:30 - : 16:00 hrs - (Blue Moon)Creperie: 11:00 - 14:30 hrs - (Chayita)
Sport, games and activities: 7 swimming pools: includes 1 adult-only & tanning area, 2 Sandos Select Club; 2 x 24 hour tennis courts with equipment; Spa: sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, fitness centre; water sports: includes windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, snorkelling, and in-pool scuba diving lessons; adult-only bike rides; table tennis, billiards, and board games; and daily activities programme includes special family activities. At additional cost: Golf, Spa treatments, Sport fishing, Scuba and Snorkelling Diving excursions, excursions, and craft workshop. The Riviera Select Club Adults Only Pool Club offers: Private pool and Wet Bar, Snack Bar offering Premium liqueur and gourmet canapes and waiting staff service around the pool area.
For the kids: Children's swimming pool, supervised: Baby Club (2-3 years), Mini Club (4-7 years), Kid's Club (8-12 years), Teen's Club (13-17 years) with games room; and babysitting services (charge).
Additional: 24 hour Reception Services, housekeeping, 24 hour room service, shopping plaza, beauty salon, wedding and event facilities, and business conference and meetings facilities with full A/V equipment and organisation.
IMPORTANT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Meals:Breakfast, Buffet, Restaurant (Gran Buffet Festival), Daily: 07:00 - 10:30.Lunch, Buffet, Restaurant (Gran Buffet Festival), Daily: 12:30 - 15:30.Dinner, Buffet, Restaurant (Gran Buffet Festival), Daily: 18:30 - 22:00.Breakfast, Buffet, Restaurant (Grand Buffet Riviera), Daily: 07:00 - 11:00.Dinner, A la Carte, Restaurant (Restaurante Mediterraneo); Reservations Required, Daily: 18:30 - 10:00.Dinner, A la Carte, Restaurant (Restaurante Mexicano); Reservations Required, Daily: 18:30 - 22:00.Dinner, Buffet, Restaurant (Buffet Il Piemonte), Daily: 18:30 - 22:00.Dinner, A la Carte, Restaurant (Restaurante Asiana); Reservations Required, Daily: 18:30 - 22:00.Dinner, A la Carte, Restaurant (Restaurante Fogo de Janeiro); Reservations Required, Daily: 18:30 - 22:00.Dinner, A la Carte, Restaurant (Restaurante Gourmet); Reservations Required; Dress code applies (no shorts/swimwear allowed), Daily: 18:30 - 22:00.Dinner, A la Carte, Restaurant (Restaurante Gaucho); Reservations Required, Daily: 18:30 - 22:00.Room Service, 24 hours.Drinks:Locally produced Alcohol; Locally produced non Alcohol; Imported Alcohol; Imported non Alcohol, Bar; Disco, Daily: 11:00 - 02:00.Mini Bar, Soft drinks; Beer; Bottled water, Once per day.Speciality (Waiter service for drinks on the beach and around the pool area), Daily.Sports/Activities:Tennis; Table Tennis; Watersports (non-motorised); Entertainment; Live entertainment; Billiards; Mini Club; Sauna; Fitness Centre.
Guest accommodation consists of Twin rooms, Single rooms and a selection of Junior Suites and Superior rooms which all have a tropical decor, are light and bright and comfortably furnished - each building enjoys a shared private pool facility. Room features include a furnished balcony/terrace with garden, pool or ocean view, air-conditioning and ceiling fan, private bathroom with shower and hair dryer, satellite TV, telephone, wake-up service, mini bar (local charge), and safe box. Junior suites enjoy extra living space with sofa beds and additional conveniences. Superior Ocean rooms have sea view. Riviera Club Adults Only Section offers guest rooms in a 3 storey building; well-appointed Deluxe and Superior suites, including a spacious living room and Jacuzzi in the Superior rooms. This is an exclusive area allowing maximum privacy from the rest of the hotel and features a private check in area and a luxury pool club. In-room amenities include premium Liquor Bottles, Satellite plasma TV & video on demand, iPod Player, Wireless Internet, Safe, fully-stocked mini-bar including snacks, 24-Hour Room Service, VIP Bracelet, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, bathrobes for use inside the rooms, and King size pillows and luxury linens.